QUENTIN B. JONES, LT, USNR

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Quentin Jones '37

Date of birth: July 6, 1915

Date of death: November 13, 1942

Age: 27

Lucky Bag

From the 1937 Lucky Bag:


Loss

Quentin was lost in USS Juneau (CL 52) during the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal on November 13, 1942.

His wife was listed as next of kin.

Career

Quentin was not commissioned upon graduation; possibly due to a physical limitation. He was commissioned an Ensign, USNR DEV(G) on March 26, 1938. (Information from Richard Leonard, naval aviation historian.)


Class of 1937

Quentin is one of 45 members of the Class of 1937 in Memorial Hall.